* Headlines for April 22, 2009 * A Town Suffering for Generations: Decades of Asbestos Exposure by WR Grace Mine Leaves Hundreds Dead, 1,200+ Sickened in Libby * Environmental Crimes Trial Underway Against WR Grace for Widespread Asbestos Exposure in Montana Town Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now! radio program for Tuesday, January 8, 2013 Headlines for January 08, 2013 4 Years After Vow to Close Gitmo, Why Has Obama Signed NDAA Bill Barring Transfer of Its Prisoners? Exclusive: As Gitmo Turns 11, Al Jazeera’s Sami al-Hajj on 6-Year Ordeal of U.S. Detention, Torture Topic: Democracy Now Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now! radio program for Monday, November 28, 2011 Headlines for November 28, 2011 NATO Kills 24 Pakistani Troops in 2-Hour Assault on Pakistani Base, Tensions Flare in Region Glenn Greenwald: Is Obama Fulfilling the Neocon Dream of Mass Regime Change in Muslim World? WikiLeaks, Julian Assange Win Major Australian Prize for "Outstanding Contribution to Journalism" Wife of Bahraini Political Prisoner Condemns U.S.-Backed Regime for Killing, Torturing Protesters As Egypt Holds... Topic: Democracy Now Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now! radio program for Monday, November 14, 2011 Headlines for November 14, 2011 Syrian Human Rights Lawyer Razan Zaitouneh Speaks from Hiding, Says Over 4,000 Killed in Uprising Arab League Suspends Syria, Concern Grows over Foreign Intervention to End Crisis Occupy Honolulu: Hawaiian Musician Makana Performs Protest Song to World Leaders at APEC Summit East Timor Massacre Remembered: U.S.-Armed Indonesian Troops Kill 270 Timorese 20 Years Ago Occupy Oakland Encampment Raided for... Topic: Democracy Now Source: Television broadcast
Amy Goodman: Weiner's No Longfellow Amy Goodman's Weekly Column “The troubled sky reveals The grief it feels.” These two lines were written by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in his poem “Snow-Flakes,” published in a volume in 1863 alongside his epic and better-known “The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere.” Much of the news chatter this week has been about Sarah Palin’s flubbing of the history of Revere’s famous ride in April 1775. Revere was on a late-night, clandestine mission to alert...